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Sue B. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jun 3, 2015

Sue B.

JustYourType - Expert book typesetter and designer
   United States
  |   Pittsburgh, PA
  |  6:20 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $40

Highly Experienced Book Designer & Book Typesetter. Elance Provider for 11 years. I LOVE what I do!

Consistently in the Elance Top 3 search list for book typesetters.
Offering you professional, efficient, and creative book design and book typesetting.

Award-winning Book Designer:
2008-2014 PubWest, IPPY, and Axiom Business Books Awards.

Clients say:

“Sue of JustYourType.biz knows design and typesetting like Michael Jordan knows basketball." -Mark Kuta, author, Think Like a Ceo, Gold Medal Award

"I never even THINK about hiring anyone...

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May 16, 2015|Page & Book Design|Private|Working
May 13, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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4.6
May 6, 2015|Page & Book Design|Private|Working
May 1, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

Example of a "formatted" Word document. This is without professional book...
This is the "AFTER" version of a Word document manuscript. I imported the...
•Designed and typeset this 280 page book featuring country stars such as Willie Nelson...
Designed and typeset both the cover and interior design for this best-selling book...
I designed the cover and the interior pages. I typeset 368 pages with dozens of charts,...
I designed the concept for the book's page layout and formatted 262 pages for print and...
Cover and interior book design and layout; created charts, lists, tables, and typeset...
I designed the book cover and interior design for this true crime story of a mother's...
Cover and interior book design, layout, and typesetting for this book on healing...
I designed the book covers and interiors for these books.
I updated the design on this book and typeset it to include workbook sheets for daily...
I did the intricate book design and complete typesetting as well as photo sizing and...
Business "How To" Book for Virtual Outsourcing. I designed and typeset this...
I designed, typeset, sized, cleaned up, and placed all the illustrations, charts, and...
Designed, typeset, and created live links for this ebook on healthy living.
Design and typesetting for non-fiction book, printed, paperback.
Designed and typeset this book for children ages 8-18
Designed and typeset this book for children ages 7-14
I did the layout and typesetting for a series of children's books called "The...
I re-deisgned an existing children's book to freshen the cover and interior look.
Designed and typeset this business book.
I designed and typeset this business book that won the 2008 Gold Award-winning Book...
Designed and typeset this 288 page guidebook for wine tasting, backpacking, and...
This is a 726 page book I designed and typeset, placing and sizing many illustrations...
I designed the page layout for and typeset this entire book that won a 2008 Silver...

Skills (11)

Tested
Book Designer & Book Typesetter
EXPERT Book Design/Book Designer
Graphic Design
Graphic Designer
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Typography
Typography
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Adobe InDesign
Adobe InDesign
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Adobe InDesign CS3 Test (Mac Version)
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Adobe InDesign CS4 Test
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Computer Skills
Computer Skills Test
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Adobe Acrobat PDF file creation and modification
Quark Xpress Professional Page Layout Software
Text Formatting
Indesign Professional Page Layout and Design
Typesetting

Service Description

20+ years experience in book design, layout, typesetting, and pdf creation.
Higlhy experienced in creative design and technical aspects of pre-press formatting.

SPECIALIZING in:

- Professional and creative book design, page layout, and typesetting for printed books and ebooks — inDesign and Quark .
- Attention to detail with a healthy respect for deadlines and budgets.
- Professional and friendly service.
- PDF file creation for print, proofing and e-book creation. (including LightningSource.com and CreateSpace.com)

I design, typeset, and complete your project from manuscript to print-ready files and work with you every step of the way to answer any questions you or your printer may have.

You are never just a number or a job ticket to me.

You will receive:

- PERSONALIZED service.
- FAST turnaround.
- REASONABLE prices...

...and quickly find that I am:

- EASY to work with,
- DEDICATED to quality, and
- LOVE WHAT I DO!

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Many of my Elance clients are repeat clients with a 100% satisfaction and referral rating.


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Employment

JustYourType.biz
Book Designer and Book Typesetter
1996 - Present
Expert and award-winning book design and book typesetting. Brochures, booklets, manuals, novels, textbooks, children's books, and all documents professionally designed and typeset.
Electronic Pre-press Lead Operator
Graphic Design, Page Layout and Typesetting
1992 - 1996
Worked with all types of files and media to prepare for print: included scanning, photo retouching, design, typesetting and print production.

Education

Rochester Institute of Technology
Associates Degree Printing Management
1976 - 1979

Keywords

Expert
Book Typesetter
Book Designer
Book Typesetting
Page Designer
Book Publishing
typesetting
book layout
typesetter
ebooks
desktop publishing
type setting
ebook
kindle
mobi
My Snapshot
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Elance Level
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Reviews
4.9
Recommend
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Repeat
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Private
Private
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Identity
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JustYourTypeDTP
Type
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Member Since
January 2004
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